The Kurakawa Onsen is located at the Aso-gun of the Kumamoto Prefecture. There are a lot of hot spring resorts located at the two sides of the Harakawa river. The hot spring resorts try using some less striking advertisements to maintain the harmonious environment. You will also find that the local architectural style of the area is maintained.  Each of the hot sp...
No matter whether you like marine life or to enjoy some quality time with your children. Perhaps you should go to the Osaka Aquarium KAIYUKAN for a visit. Situated in the Osaka Port, the Osaka Aquarium in an indoor aquarium. Even though it is an indoor one, it has over 620 types of marine organisms and a total of over 30,000 of them.  Once you alight at the Osak...
Lacquerware is a traditional Japanese handicraft, which can fully represent the Japanese culture. Ancient Japanese started producing lacquerware 1,500 years ago at the Kawada area of the Sabae City, and such tradition has continued since then.  There are three steps for producing lacquerware. First, the worker will use wood to create the main structure of the lacq...
In recent years, Hong Kong women love plum wine, fruit wine, etc., and they are easy to drink. Famous umeshu and fruit wine manufacturer "Shugar Market" launches a new series called "Kuraya".  The "Kuraya" series is produced from different alcohol from the Miyagi and Ibaraki Prefectures. There are many different types of umeshu or fruit wine produced from the two ...
There are many restaurants at Futako Tamagawa which are worth visiting, and one of which is called "Cafe Soul Tree", which is converted from a former warehouse and you can reach from the western entrance of the JR Station by a 12-minute walk. The design of the cafe is very spectacular as it has utilized the huge space of the warehouse and created a stylish environment thro...
Rikugien has many different ponds and you can also enjoy the manmade mountain. It is very easy to enjoy the entire garden. You just need to walk along the side of the garden and you will be able to see all the important sceneries of the park. You can even walk on the Togetsu bridge and rest at the Fukiage Chaya. Rikugien is particularly beautiful when there is sak...
The "AND THE FRIET" shop originates from the Hiroo area of Shibuya. The goal of this shop is to help changing how people perceive fast food. It uses 6 different types of potato including the Bintje from Belgium, as well as special cooking method to create over 10 different types of French fries. Those dishes are served using cheese, Mentaiko sauces, which are handmade, and...